Dabbed in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dabbed

simple past tense and past participle of dab

Short Example Sentences for Dabbed

  • 1. She dabbed her handkerchief on her eyes. 🔊
  • 2. She dabbed her eyes with a futile handkerchief. 🔊
  • 3. He dabbed his cheek with his pocket handkerchief. 🔊
  • 4. Graillot took out his handkerchief and dabbed his forehead. 🔊
  • 5. She turned her back on him and hastily dabbed her eyes. 🔊
  • 6. Drew pulled up his neckerchief and dabbed at his cut lip. 🔊
  • 7. The tips of the fingers bunched and dabbed at the lips. 🔊
  • 8. Victoria dabbed her eyes, but no protest came from her. 🔊
  • 9. Occasionally she dabbed at her nose with a piece of white cloth. 🔊
  • 10. He dabbed at his lips with his napkin and leaned back in his chair. 🔊
  • 11. The blonde person dabbed at her eyes with a scented handkerchief. 🔊
  • 12. She sniffed a little, and dabbed her handkerchief at her eyes. 🔊
  • 13. He dipped her handkerchief again in the fountain, and dabbed his face afresh. 🔊
  • 14. Delia straightened herself, dabbed apologetically at her eyes, and coughed. 🔊
  • 15. As the bull rushed the "banarillero" dabbed his sticks into a piece of cork. 🔊
  • 16. He dabbed his face with it, and slowly, with her assistance, sat up. 🔊
  • 17. Mrs. Simpson dabbed at her eyes-and sat regarding him in bewilderment. 🔊

How to use Dabbed in Sentences?

  • 1. She took out her moist ball of handkerchief again and dabbed both her eyes and nose. 🔊
  • 2. He pulled out his handkerchief and dabbed her wet cheeks with clumsy tenderness. 🔊
  • 3. She sank back in her chair and dabbed her reddened eyelids with her moist handkerchief. 🔊
  • 4. She dabbed at her eyes furiously with her handkerchief, and walked with great dignity to the door. 🔊
  • 5. Whether outside or in, the eggs are dabbed down in a fairly regular and absolutely white layer. 🔊
  • 6. Miss Bacon dabbed a handkerchief to it continually and started explaining its presence at once. 🔊
  • 7. Mrs. Hearty in mauve and violet dabbed her eyes and beat her breast with rigid impartiality. 🔊
  • 8. He waved and dabbed with them: they fondled each other, and then started apart as if they had quarreled. 🔊
  • 9. The butcher unloaded the imaginary cannon as he said this triumphantly, and dabbed his face with the ball. 🔊
  • 10. Again drawing the art-square from his pocket he lifted his pearl-gray derby and dabbed despairingly at his brow. 🔊
  • 11. Then he dabbed a sponge over his face, pressed his hands to his temples and, steadying himself, unlocked the door. 🔊
  • 12. She sat up and dabbed at her wet cheeks with one of the exquisite sheer linen handkerchiefs which Enid had given her. 🔊
  • 13. If an ointment is used, it is to be thoroughly rubbed in; if a lotion, it is to be dabbed on for several minutes and allowed to soak in. 🔊
  • 14. The eyes were dark, very bright, and wide apart, with little eyebrows dabbed over them at a slanting angle. 🔊
  • 15. The other members of the party now rode up, and the Queen dabbed her eyes with her handkerchief, and pretended not to have been crying. 🔊
  • 16. They should be applied twice daily; ointments, if used, being well rubbed in, and lotions thoroughly dabbed on. 🔊
  • 17. Cousin Elizabeth dabbed hers as she told the story; then she caught me in her arms, kissed me, and said that her happiness was complete. 🔊
  • 18. And the young man dabbed a very good forehead, that glistened in the light from the open door, with a white silk handkerchief just extracted from his sleeve. 🔊